Local Heroes


The team at Hellers and Kiwi Bacon take this opportunity to acknowledge the great work the volunteers do in our local communities. They would like to thank all volunteers for making a difference with the effort to improve the quality of lives of our elderly folks!

To find out more information about the Volunteers and the Seniors Programme, you may “click or tap” the Kiwi Bacon branding on your viewing screen.


Merivale is home to many of Christchurch’s finest things which makes it the perfect locale for boutique travel agents Streeter and Turner Travel Associates. No matter your objective (romantic getaway, solo retreat, action packed, relaxed or family focused), consultants Kelly Streeter, Karla Cavanagh, Fiona Laver and Emma Gustavsson use their knowledge gained from travelling more than 30 different countries and their connections in the industry to design your dream vacation for you, personalised to the point of perfection.

House of Hearing

We are a locally operated, family-orientated audiology company experienced in finding solutions for those who are experiencing hearing loss.We are pleased to be able to offer all RSA members a 5% discount on the purchase of hearing aids, T&C’s apply. Please contact us on 0800 333 606 to find out more.

Super Liquor Papanui

Come and see why we’re known as Papanui’s bottle store with something more! It’s because we offer super service along with great deals. Owned and operated by Tim and Carolyn Siegert for 17 years, we have the best range of quality wines, craft beers, premium spirits and other beverages in Papanui. Call in and see us at 17c Main North Rd Papanui or shop online at papanui.superliquor.co.nz   

phone: 03-352-6416   email: papanui@superliquor.co.nz  

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Green Builders

We understand that building or renovating your home is a very important step and a big investment, regardless of the scale of your project. So we are committed to providing you with a customised project to suit you, your budget and your lifestyle. Our dedicated team of skilled craftsmen specialise in architecturally designed new homes, complex renovations and stunning landscape treatments.

Jafs Electrical

We have a friendly, qualified team of four highly skilled professional electricians, who complete jobs all over Canterbury. We specialise in everything electrical - from residential to commercial, industrial and heat pumps - no job is too big or small. We offer a six-point guarantee demonstrating our commitment to providing every client with outstanding service and added value at every stage of each project.

Metalcraft Roofing CHCH

Metalcraft Roofing manufacture industry leading metal roofing and cladding products for the residential and commercial markets since the 1950s. We consider ourselves New Zealand’s largest and most-established privately owned building product roll former, specialising in the supply and installation of our extensive longrun roofing profiles metal tiles and rainwater solutions.

Finn Plumbing

Nigel is a certified plumber and gasfitter with more than 10 years’ experience, working alongside two apprentices. We specialise in all plumbing, gasfitting and solar hot water systems. Don’t hesitate to contact us today to find out how we can help you with any plumbing requirements.

Ear Health Canterbury

Are your ears blocked with earwax or debris? Is your hearing as good as it should be? If you have a problem with your ears contact our team of specialists today. Ear Health has pioneered ear care services and ear wax removal in New Zealand. We are committed to providing health services that are professional, efficient and delivered to an exceptional standard.

Lindsay Welch - One Agency

With the knowledge, experience and great relationships I’ve built over the years, I can help you sell your existing home, get you into another home, or help you plan and build your dream home. You can be assured of my dedication and genuine approach to seeing your goals realised.

Xclusive Property Management

Landlords deserve qualified individuals who they can trust to manage their investment. Xclusive provides clients with NZQA Certified and REINZ Accredited Property Managers, and for over 11 years have been servicing newly built rental homes within Christchurch, Selwyn and Waimakariri Districts. Continued Legislation changes can be challenging to navigate and having a long-standing qualified team to take care of the details reduces risk and helps to provide a stress-free investment.